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Nov 10, 2012 4:00pm PST
power outage today in redwood city. they believe the birds flew into power lines as a substation. it affected more than 4400 customers. service was restored to all the customers by 12:30 this afternoon. >>> we are learning more today about the financial impact a warriors move to san francisco would have on the study. a new study released city projects $54 million in one time revenue. that's according to a report in today's san francisco chronicle. the city can expect $19 million in revenue each year after that. the estimate assumes the multi-use arena would hold events outside of basketball season. just last month the team unveiled a concept drawing of the 17,000-seat arena it wants to build on the embarcadero at piers30 and 32. >>> four days after the presidential election the votes in florida have finally all been counted. it was close. president obama got 50% of the vote to romney's 49.1%. the president won about 74,000 votes e now has victories in eight of the nine swing states, losing only north carolina. >>> the sudden resignation of david petraeus as head of the cia is still s
ABC
Nov 7, 2012 11:00pm EST
breaking news this is a live picture of new york city, dealing with snow. closer to home, a different situation, but still watching for the possibility of snow flurries in parts of our region. closer to home, we are hearing reports of sleet coming down. we are monitoring the situation and the problems that millions are facing in new york. we begin with senior meteorologist bob ryan. >> we have been on the edge of two major storms, sandy and now this nor'easter. this region all radar shows the snow in northern parts of new jersey. we have this little patch of leftover moisture coming through and it has enough in it, and the live doppler in the storm center, the temperatures even though they are in the low 40's, producing a little bit of light sleet but the main thing is the temperatures overnight tonight will stay above freezing. when you hit off to school and work most everything will be out of here. maybe eight lingering sprinkle or snowflake. 35 degrees above freezing, no winter weather advisories or anything. the good thing is after we get through early tomorrow morning sunshine co
ABC
Nov 9, 2012 12:00pm EST
degrees this afternoon. 51 and a sunday in boston. that warmth from kansas city and memphis, that will start pushing our way. i will talk about that in a few minutes. steve? >> in the aftermath of hurricane sandy, gas rationing in effect only a quarter of the city's stations were open after the storm. that was complicated by the nor'easter that blanketed the region with snow. >> with gasoline difficult to come by, gas rationing in newark city and long island. drivers have increasingly -- in new york city and long island. drivers have increasingly short fuses. >> if you run up in a few hours. >> @ since apiece as a man pushes his -- a tense piece after a man pushes his car to the promised land. more than 500,000 customers across the region are living without power and many also need gas to keep generators running in frigid temperatures. >> 90% is not a victory. the 10% who do not have power is not a defeat. we will keep working and keep pushing the utility companies every day until that number is 0. >> new york city mayor michael bloomberg is taking action, starting at gas rationin
ABC
Nov 8, 2012 12:00pm EST
snow. live in new york city with the latest. >> for thousands who got their power back, they are in the dark once again because of this nor'easter. a slow recovery effort and hard- hit areas. it is a one two punch. a nor'easter blankets towns and cities. a plunging residents still recovering from hurricane sandy into cold darkness. >> our neighbors and friends -- this is what we are picking out of the water. >> in new york and new jersey, 60,000 customers who got their power back after sandy lost it all again. >> are you frustrated with con ed? >> extremely so. there are good and extremely organized people there, but their response to the storm has been a scandal. >> the nor'easter grabbed at least 1700 flights and stranded thousands of people on the long island railroad, the biggest commuter rail and the country. >> new york city police were forced to) station because of overcrowding. >> i want to go home. mother nature hates us. >> the snowfall forced people in new jersey to once again evacuate. the storm even forced fema and the red cross off of staten island with was decimated b
ABC
Nov 8, 2012 11:00pm EST
to get ahead of the gridlock that remains in a capitol hill. it comes at a cost. at city market in arlington, sue is sing 80% of your business from state and federal employees. the business just barely getting by. >> we have hard times. businesses are not doing too well ready. >> the governor is ordering all state agencies to find a way to trim 4% from her budget. her first thought is the trickle-down. >> if government lays people off, we will have less customers and we will be really in trouble. >> the directive is a pre- emptive measure as fears over the fiscal cliff grow. there's seven weeks before tax increases and spending cuts go into effect but details released by omb painted different picture. if congress failed to act, the economy would shrink by 0.5 of 1% and send the unemployment rate soaring to 9.1%. it is something both sides hope to avoid but has not figured out how. >> raising taxes is unacceptable. it could not even pass the house. i'm not sure will pass the senate. >> state agencies are given two weeks to work on their plan to trim 4% and that is plenty of time. >>
ABC
Nov 16, 2012 12:00pm EST
of the city. it is the first time it has been on since 1970. it struck the ministry building. cover at least 27 people have died. activatedi army has is a0 reserve troops and troops on the and border, signaling a possible ground invasion. killed interans were texas. 16 others were hurt. the accident happened yesterday in mid in texas. they are not sure what caused deadly accident. it is not clear if the crew of n saudi float on the tracks. thousands remain without in new york and new jersey. power has been restored to 95% of customers. an associated press analysis of bigge times from other hurricanes and storms suggests response may be than with even faster storms. >> it is starting to look better outside. >> bright sunshine. it is looking and feeling good. >> you started your day in a degree whether. wafelt like an astronaut ddling around. the theme this year is shrek the halls. you can get more information at wjla.com. look at the beautiful sun rise earlier this morning. i will give you the live picture instd. at reagan national. there is still dry air in place. the wind is out of
ABC
Nov 13, 2012 12:00pm EST
toward the dale city. . kenne there's a lot of information including how much this is went across and were you can enter of the express lanes and were you can get off as well. the will of all of that information online just go to wjla.com. reporting live, jummy olabanji come abc 7 news. >> thank you. new at noon, aaa has released its annual thanksgiving holiday travel forecast. 44 million americans will journey 50 miles or more to go home during thanksgiving. that is a 0.7 increase from last year. 90% of americans expected to travel by car. about 7% expected to travel by air. >> factors that are behind these numbers relate primarily to the all know the economy is still sluggish. but there is improvement. >> aaa estimates that gas prices will be about the same as last year. hotel prices will be similar to 2007. the busiest travel day will be wednesday, coming home will be sunday and monday. united states airways holiday travel schedule courtesy of their flight attendants. this ahead of a strike vote, and next wednesday at of the holiday rosh. employees are angry at contract regulations
ABC
Nov 8, 2012 5:00pm EST
12 who city can be fair and impartial. this will be a very closely watched trial especially here on the campus. we saw today many people with deeply -- were deeply affected. on the bowie state campus, students remember that september night all too well. >> it was sad and scary. >> it stopped everything on campus. >> the images of domenik fraser -- dominique frasier being rushed from her door room. >> she was well liked. >> she of lifted everyone around her. >> it was homecoming week 2011 and in the dorm suite a share they were getting ready for a night out. music blared and frasier and alexis sims and began to argue. their feud when violent. it is alleged that simpson plunged a pair of scissors into frasier's neck. her trial begins after jury selection today. frasier's mother denise has called it a case of murder. >> prosecutors will argue that simpson was the aggressor and could have stayed in her room but charged frazier. simpson was released from h jail and her defense is calling the self-defense and she was bullied. on campus there seems little sympathy. >> it was a dumb reason
ABC
Nov 9, 2012 6:00pm EST
hurricane sandy is under way in new york city, but still some big problems. >> a crime in prince george's county inflicting pain as veterans day approaches. >> i'm doug hill in the belfort furniture weather center. every now and then we've get the chance to make a terrific weather forecast. you will like this. >> we continue with a new effort to solve a heartbreaking fifth dating back two years. >> these bronze plaques were for the vfw. stephen tschida has more. >> the pain is always more severe as veterans day approaches. frank macro undiscovered the bronze plaques with the names of hundreds of veterans were stolen almost two years ago. >> i hope they can find some way to still pay respect to these people. this is not right. >> one of the most painful effects of the theft as there is no record of the names around distillate plaques. those names, most likely come are lost forever. >> that's the hardest part. we cannot we do it because we do not have a complete list going back to 1947. >> someone out there must know who stole these bronze plaques. they say it is especially >> this
ABC
Nov 9, 2012 11:00pm EST
to their homes. >> in new york city mayor bloomberg now instituting a gas rationing system. >> they should have done this from day it's expecteded to last a couple of more weeks. >> the folks out here will be back here tomorrow morning to unload some of the contents of these trucks to be put in a bigger truck. that truck will take them to new jersey. >> tonight, police make an unusual arrest. >> the local suspect in custody. how it is tied to facebook and twitter. >> a traffic godsend or new traffic nightmare. the relief and the warning that signs of a new beltway hot lane. take you out on a cautious test drive. >> nice evening out there. a little on the chilly side again. milder days. are you ready for the weekend? >> we have from the district as residents are forced from their apartments following a fire in northeast. this happened in the 2800 block of question beck street. the smoke and the flames were confined to one unit. and the word right now is no one was hurt. >> a man wanted for a drug felony is behind bars after going one step too far. the u.s. marshall service arrested k
ABC
Nov 16, 2012 6:00pm EST
is looking across the city. the setup is in place for a very cold night. 41 degrees in starling. they were 10 degrees warmer earlier. rain now they are averaging 45 degrees. 55 is our high temperature, but still below average today and values will remain below average for a couple more days. 43 in detroit. the coldest air has pushed in flip back to the northeast as we expected. we might get close to 60 degrees by thanksgiving day. we will have a quiet period. the only thing to keep an eye on is the carolina coast line. we still expect an area of low pressure to develop. some cloudiness is possible on sunday. this area of disturbed weather will hang off the coast next week. beyond tuesday the high pressure will be too strong. it looks beautiful for travel on wednesday and thanksgiving day. plus, warmer temperatures to run and at no extra charge. here is our forecast overnight. clear and cold. 30 to 38 for your overnight temperatures. still a little chilly. more cloud in the afternoon. but by monday, you can see temperatures -- in the same range, laura 50's, but more sunshine. tue
ABC
Nov 10, 2012 11:30pm EST
. >> no matter who you are what you represent, people will not be happy. >> the city is still accepting comments on the proposed rule. the council will ultimately decide whether a changes made. meantime, a food truck owners are circulating a petition to the rules written. >> why some new york lawmakers are pointing the finger after superstorm sandy. >> and this man wanted to help the >> you are watching abc7 news at 11:00, on your side. >> two strong earthquake striking on different continents tonight. as six. -- a six. earthquake hit myanmar. another earthquake hits kentucky and rattle seven nearby states. >> and people hit hard by sandy say they are tired of waiting for the power companies. they say they have been without power since the storm hit. many are wondering why there was no plan in place since the storm was predicted. officials with the power company on long island say customers could get power back on by tomorrow night. in the meantime, there have been cases prepared with food and clothing. >> it started with the facebook post. but that simple post as turned into
ABC
Nov 9, 2012 5:00pm EST
more than 4% this year so early bird special will be more competitive. one local city is giving some traditional sales some competition. free parking, free trolley rides, and the discounts. >> they are more aware that it's important for our economy growing the economy, and to put your money back in your local community. for every dollar you spend in alexandria, it almost entirely stays here. >> a lot will be willing to stay at home and deal with for the -- and deal with the cyber monday deals. the big box national stores could be open already at 8:00. some stores will try to rival that and open even earlier. back to you. live from alexandria, natasha barrett, abc7 news. >> just go ahead and get your shopping over with. an air bag problem has prompted the recall of the grand cherokee and liberty model years 2002-2004. the national highway transportation and safety administration have found they can go off without warning. 215 incidents have been reported. chrysler says they will fix the problem at no charge. "still ahead, it turns out bullying is not just between students. in this vid
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 5:00pm EST
. coming out of the district, arlington and on the we see the traffic on the city. back to you. >> george washington university has fallen off and nationalist of the best colleges in the country. >> twilight fans react to this series grande valley. >> the build where express lanes opening up this weekend. how much it will ultimately cost >> the final movie of the is out thisies weekend. went with all the biggest friends. >> i was the only man in the theater. a battledon builds to shocking twists. a great move for a series that jolt.eded a battle puts energy into the grand finale. kristen stewart is a newly vampire and mother to hum half-vampire child. taylor lautner whose abs fans o watch returns. they go to satisfy the mostly female crowd. >> vampires and fantasy. >> this was a big finale. am kind of sad because i can't see it anymore. >> breaking don concludes one of successful franchises. the weekend best bet is lincoln, skyfall. also opening this weekend, silver lining playbook. if you love this series, you will love this movie. it does and really well with lots of action.
ABC
Nov 16, 2012 5:00pm EST
early-morning hours tomorrow, clear and crisp. outlying areas about 38 degrees. 30 degrees in the city. we will have changes to talk about in the weather and look straight ahead to thanksgiving coming up in a couple of minutes. >> all right. you got it. two calls at the same house, but it was not until one person died until officials learned what was really going on at their. it was because of a carbon monoxide leak. now neighbors want to know why officials did not put two and two together. >> and man in his 70's not feeling well. he wins in in ambulance -- he wins in an ambulance to the hospital. then it was his wife's turn. later the same day, another ambulance crew went to the same street after neighbor found another resident of the home of dead in the house. and then yesterday, the same man and woman who got sick tuesday and wednesday were sick again. this time firefighters detected high levels of carbon monoxide and found a disconnected furnace in the house. neighbors wonder if it should have been caught sooner. >> it should not have taken them so long to catch the carbon monoxide
ABC
Nov 14, 2012 5:00pm EST
. cloudy and chile and the possibility of some rain. 33 in the city. low clouds and as high -- as low as 28. a few high clouds, 47-52 degrees. check out the numbers, still below average. in the 50's and there's the chance of rain on sunday. that system is developing and we will carve out more details for you. as the system passes by, a big trouble the wednesday. now it is dry and mild. temperatures in the 50's and partly sunny skies. >> still ahead peopeople magazine named the "sexiest man alive." and turning an old tragedy in to help for other fire victims. she is 9 years old. >> you have to >> if you have been waiting for d.c. cabs to accept credit cards you have to wait longer. >> the plan to get smart meters in caps by inauguration day is on hold. a tauscher barrack explains. >> so many people anticipated this but they are so upset not only because of what happened with and d.c. government and an employee, this is such an inconvenience for so many people. you were supposed to be able to pay with credit card by inauguration day in january. that is not happening. >> in the heart of the ca
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 12:00pm EST
. president obama is on the ground in new york city looking at recovery efforts following hurricane sandy. this is video from the president departing this morning. 16 days after the storm thousands are still without power. the president scheduled to meet with families responders and local leaders. the hurricane is blamed for a spike in unemployment filings with nearly 500,000 making claims last week the highest level in 18 months. the labor department says most claims came from the states impacted by the storm. people can claim unemployment if there were place closes in washington, the focuses of the so-called fiscal cliff with republicans responding to the president's proposal. >> an opening bid of 1.6 trillion in taxes is not serious. it is more than simpson-bowles or any bipartisan commission has called for. >> mitch mcconnell went on to call move a joke. democrats will be adopted as their position later this afternoon. it is another chilly day in the nation's capital. not as much sunshine today. >> we do not have the psychological sunshine giving us the boost that we in in terms of te
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 6:00pm EST
areas of the city. >> some of the victims landed in hospital and required surgery. the neighborhoods we are talking about, even outside the sea. is some of what happened and reactions to one victim. standing at a bus stop in chinatown. >> i can tell you that the of crimes they committed y sometimes is disturbing in and of itself. >> nine members of the gang were today, ranging in age from 15-22 years old. eight crimes, robbery, destruction of property. began about a year ago. >> is super scary. >> we spoke with a victim. history, awayful from the public. >> the even bragged about their exploits on youtube and other t videos showed up about having to fight one another. attacks on the unsuspecting the chiefhat bother counsel of the most. >> i have been able to see the savage beatings. >> it is terrifying that they people over property. >> the number of crimes is not known yet. >> that is ridiculous. >> more are expected. when asked about how many they will have at the end of the day, they expect that number to be staggering. >> following a developing story says fbi agents fire on their da
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 11:00pm EST
york city. are at 44 degrees here. a chilly and cold morning. right now on live doppler, you e a few lonesome rainshowers. there is a little bit of soreness, a -- a little bit of an area of low pressure. was is the reason today it socially. outof this is heading the northeast and will not be causing any problems for us as we go through the next few days. looks overnight and during the day tomorrow. high pressure. think the sunshine, once back. we'll come i said that yesterday. this time, i mean it for tomorrow. there was a suggestion earlier about showers forming off the coast. be stayingy will out as we get on to the few days. temperatur tomorrow, still a bit below average. out to our west, also the same story. but, as we get into the weekend the big holiday travel day, a lot of sunshine and pretty quiet whether no ,atter where you are going especially into wednesday and thanksgiving day. morning, temperatures 30's. as the low some morning clouds. still on the cool side, with n the 50's.s i for the big travel day on wednesday, around here, too much country, pretty nice weather. on i
ABC
Nov 8, 2012 6:00pm EST
one when the law takes effect. cities are trying to lure couples by creating a new international web site. there were to be an option for those looking to marry now that the law passed. >> that day i got an e-mail from a couple i had married in d.c. to years ago. she is an interfaith minister who performed ceremonies. she said she has witnessed many maryland couples flock to d.c. to say i do. >> legally married. >> she does not doubt many others are waiting their turn and now they can in their own state. >> next, a cleanup effort underway. >> and springtime weather is headed this way for the weekend. the forecast after the break. >> the nor'easter is gone and the rebels are ready. -- red bulls are ready. these puppies are back out on the practice field trying to get better. th oh! green mountain coffee! how do you always have my favorite coffee? well, inside the brewer, there's a giant staircase. and the room is filled with all these different kinds of coffee and even hot cocoa and you'lllways find your favorite. with so many choices, keurig has everyone's favorite. and i just press
ABC
Nov 12, 2012 11:00pm EST
washington area and they trees fromt their this particular form. -- farm. >> the poor folks in new york city. many were still without power. >> around here. >> this is how it looked today. what a nice day it was. guess whose birthday is. brian hopkins. a beautiful picture of a sunset. now the clouds. our attempt to outside now, remember this one well, not only but the high temperature of 72. the last 70-degree day we will see this year? it could be. 72 here in washington. s out to minneapolis. 27 degrees. the high temperature today. 20's now.ow there is the cold front. really sweeping into our realm. temperatures in detroit, indianapolis, 30 degrees below were the same time yesterday. been going on.s there is the change. we have the southwesterly wind. is the weather front. there it is. you can see on radar, the front continue to come through us with some showers. leftover showers at noontime. more rain showers by the great lakes. bit. breaking up a little outpoured west virginia, another .ine that will be coming our way, too. here is our doppler. is how things look on the future cast. tempe
ABC
Nov 12, 2012 6:00pm EST
. metro says service went on schedule. richmond city council is make a big decision on whether to go forward for a new training and facility for washington redskins. now in in session right the votes are coming as some stop the deal. if a facility is built, it is to bring $8.50 million into richmond each year. >> still to come on abc 7 news at 6, how deep changing laws leave for a spike in the business of getting married. a brand new sculpture to icon.ng marine corps we will have that for you and a in a report coming up. cloudy and smiled at the front, but a strong cold in cooler air and rain. the forecast is moments >> continuing now with overdue honor is very marine corps i and the world war i caribbean conflict. and 8-foot statue is now corps museum in va..gle, richard reeve was there for the ceremony. ♪ >> it's an honor to be here for the dedication. >> this will no ordinary sculptured the vacation. a marina'sefinitely marina. eight-foot statue. he was a combat marine. the most decorated marine in history. >> i was 19 years old at the time. he was a private during the war when
ABC
Nov 12, 2012 12:00pm EST
all effected. it people in the twin cities are from a couple of tornadoes. in west st. paul late saturday the been behind some twisted trees.nd it's been 12 years since a has hit minnesota in november. an oddity in in the world.f >> that's my old hometown. really where to get a in november and high of 69 that day on saturday. today? guess what? >> close to 70 here. 11 degree wind chill and first snow fall. we will not be that cold or sees but i justher, wanted to show wanted-- and no either. but how powerful this storm has .een in minnesota and wisconsin. of stops there. in indiana this morning. the time lapse for this morning, started out nice and clear. look at the moon. a beautiful shot in the potomac. skies are nice and sunny this morning. thickenre starting to up, and mostly cloudy skies by the time you drive home. rain moving in across ohio and temperatures ahead of it have been so warm. 67 a reagan national, 66 at dulles,on fredericksburg 75? incredibly warm. look at the drop behind the cold front. minnesota, only 19 in ely. 24 in minneapolis. enjoy this afternoon while yo
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